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InfoPath 2013 retain current values but save in new record

(This is a bit of a duplicate question but it was asked a year ago and it wasn't answered helpfully.) I've got a form created against Office 365 Sharepoint custom list. Pretty much everything is ...
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Get all list of specified site from SharePoint OnLine (trial)

I want to get all the List of specified Site from SharePoint OnLine by RESTful API. The URL I used is Https://mySiteUrl/_api/web/lists. But Why the result contains the Document Libaray item(I added it ...
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Sharepoint Online - How to show blogs in excerpt format

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using a Sharepoint Online Blog as the official intranet news channel and it's all good but we are irritated about having the posts with full content ...
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Office 365 Site Collection administrator

I just want to try the office 365 SharePoint Online and I got the trial account for it. When I created the private site collection the Administrator is required. How can I create a user for it? Is it ...
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SharePoint Online vs On Premises

What are the advantages/ disadvantages of using SharePoint Online vs On Premise? I want to inform one of my clients and convince as they are interested in SharePoint 2013.
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Remove role from group programmatically, CSOM

I would like to remove the contribute permission level from a specific group. I use this code: Group group1 = web.SiteGroups.GetByName("StudentsKls11"); RoleDefinition readDef = ...
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SharePoint 2013 apps Permission policies

As I understand there can be a "User+App" and "App" only policy permissions in SharePoint apps. The SharePoint hosted app cannot use the App-only policy. So here is the doubt I have. Suppose I have a ...
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Sharepoint Online Presence and Contact Cards

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1 and I've been wondering that do we really need Lync to use the presence feature in Sharepoint (Newsfeed, comments, mysite etc.) or is there a way to ...
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Leave request template for SharePoint online

Anyone come across an online Leave request template I can use with Office 365? Don't mind if custom solution , I can do myself
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SharePoint Online Provider hosted app upgrade error

I have a provider hosted app with AppInstalled, AppUninstalling and AppUpgraded event receivers. Remote web for this app is hosted on Azure VM. App is available to all site collection through App ...
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Explaining Mid for SharePoint Calculated Column

=MID([Title],1,FIND(".",[Title],1)-1) This grabs the first word before the "." How would I find the next word after "."
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SharePoint Online: Enable Word document review rights without granting edit rights

All, I am wondering if it is possible to configure document security settings on a Word Online document in a SharePoint Documents List such that a user can make comments to a document, but only ...
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What are some benefits from having multiple SharePoint Sites within an organization?

I'm helping to design a large SharePoint implementation (300+ users over multiple branches), and the powers that be are wanting to create individual SharePoint Sub-Sites for each department and ...
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Office 365- Accessing lists refers wrong URL (URL/App name)

I'm new to NAPA tool. I started to build simple apps using NAPA tool. And I tried to access a list in office 365 site using below code. After I publish the app it shows an error message: Message: List ...
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Edit Search Box in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

Basically, I am trying to edit the value of the search input on SharePoint Online. Instead of showing OOTB value "Search this site", I would like to show a custom text. I have found multiple ...
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Undefined SP.ClientContext

I always get undefined on my SP.ClientContext.get_current() I have tried with this code: SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js','SP.ClientContext',runthiscode); function runthiscode(){ ...
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How to manage security for on-prem provider hosted apps that are published to SharePoint Online?

I have a provider hosted app where the web site is running locally (not in azure) and the SharePoint app will be published to SharePoint online. (so user connects to SharePoint online site, clicks on ...
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Can not load custom Js added on custom master page of SharePoint Online, on MDS enabled site

I have created a custom master page and added a custom js reference to that master page using scriptlink tag. But once MDS feature is enabled on site, master page can not load custom js, it gives js ...
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Creating Microsoft external user account using C#

I am trying to create a windows liveID accounts using windows live admin center SDK using a different domain. My question is, Has anyone tried using this liveId as external user in SharePoint Online ...
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How do I hide the Timeline in the 'Task List' data view web part using SharePoint Designer 2013

Using SharePoint Designer 2013 I've created a Data View web part that links to a Task List on my SharePoint 2013 site - and it all works as I'd expect. The only thing I can't seem to do is to remove ...
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What is the best place to store Autohosted-App settings and configurations?

I have an autohosted app and I would like to store the application settings in a persistent way somewhere. From a web page inside the App the user should be able to edit and save such settings. I saw ...
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Can I set a default Value for the version comment field in a list?

I'm trying to set a default value on the check in comment in a list in order to guide users to format their comments a certain way. I'm seeking a solution that will work on Sharepoint online.
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SharePoint Online or SharePoint Server 2013

I have been tasked with understanding the pro's and con's of rebuilding our SharePoint 2010 platform. This could either consist of a 2013 local install upgrade or moving to Online. There are many ...
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How I can get the BI type site created in sharepoint online 2013?

I have some excel data with multiple sheets, on which I need filtering and displaying the interactive reports to multiple web pages in SPO 2013. For this I want to create a business intelligent site ...
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Assure Sharepoint Online is Indexed using http and not https

I am finishing my sharepoint online public website here: http://levalencia-public.sharepoint.com The website has a custom master page as you can see, and it has on the left some social sharing ...
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Error while adding a Calculated column to a list using Client Object Model

I am trying to add some fields to list using the client object model. Everything is working except the Calculated field. Every time SharePoint gives the error: An error occurred while parsing ...
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Unexpected search results - differences between normal search queries and content by search

Did I miss a configuration option or is it a bug in the product? Situation: We have multiple tenants - every environment has this problem It's query independant (weird search results, with multiple ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online JavaScript CSOM CEWP

I am in a need of some guidelines according developing in SharePoint 2013 Online. I want to learn developing on a sharepoint 2013 online site. Im using Content editor web parts and want to retrieve a ...
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Sharepoint Online - Users and billing related edge case

My family runs a small printing-shop and I'm thinking about using sharepoint to build a simple portal where the costumers would register and upload what they want to print, instead of just sending via ...
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Office 365 User Profile Custom Property Retrieve problem

I have created some custom property for user profile. All users are able to see and edit those fields value from edit profile page. After creating all custom fields total property become 122. When i ...
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Export Custom List to Excel using Workflow

I am running Sharepoint Online and have a question about Export to Excel using a workflow. I currently have an Approval workflow that is initiated when the user fills out their web form. I want to ...
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SharePoint Online Track Inactive Users

How do you setup auditing so that you can track users not interacting with SharePoint Online?
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Calculated value formula

I need help with the formula for the following problem. I have a list where you fill in a number of ordered items, and another column where you fill in how many of the items that are receieved. Lets ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 o365 . Keeping users inside Site Pages only

Using Native SPO 2013 features is it possible to keep a group of users from opening anything but Site Pages? I need these users to be able to write entries to a list, but I don't want them opening ...
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Master page permission problem

I have a single master page and say i have 3 users like 2 admins and the other is normal user.now in the master i need different links for different users.like the links available for first admin ...
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The property or Field not initialized exception even I request explicitly

I'm using the following code to get the user permissions on a list item in javascript csom context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var field = ...
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SharePoint 2013 Certifications

It's been few days that I have decided to start preparing for my SharePoint Certifications. But, I am facing a lot of difficulty as in from where do I start? My interest are in SharePoint ...
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Enable SharePoint 2013 Workflows

I am using SharePoint 2013. To activate Out of Box Workflows in SP2013 we generally activate these features that are mentioned below: Workflows. Three-state Workflow. SharePoint 2007 Workflows. ...
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Export And Import of Subsites Using PowerShell Script

I am using SharePoint 2013. The problem is as follows: There are two Site Collections in a single Web Application. With the following Paths: /sites/Site1/Subsite1/ & /sites/Site2/Subsite2 Using ...
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Create a Form in Sharepoint Online

I want to make a form in Sharepoint Online without using Infopath. But I am having a hard time finding other option. There are things that I am considering; List - but list columns has no Rich Text ...
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access denied error to sharepoint site,even after getting full control access

I am getting "access denied" error to SharePoint site, even after getting full control access to the site. I have cleared all the cookies and browsing history and checked in IE, but getting the same ...
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Workflow speed in SharePoint Online (Office 365 E3)

I have a simple SharePoint 2013 Workflow which copies a template document from one document library to another in order to update it. If I start the workflow and navigate to the destination library, ...
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Best resources to learn SharePoint Online

I am looking for the best resources to learn SharePoint Online development (apart from MSDN). There are lot of good books, articles on SharePoint Server, but very few on SharePoint Online. Can ...
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SharePoint Online: 2010, 2013

Please help with the question below. I would like to have a clear picture in my head in regard: Does any newly created SPO/Office 365 account will utilize SPO 2013, and not 2010? Can I force using ...
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Page layout for community page in SP213 online (365)

Our content editors have created a new community subsite and whilst it has adapted to the master page i have created it seems to have its own page layout...but i can't find this anywhere or work out ...
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ODataContentTypeException : Content Type 'application/json;odata=verbose'

I'm trying to create items in a SharePoint lists through the SharePoint REST API in Javascript (with an AJAX call using jQuery), all that in a SharePoint2013-hosted App. But I get this error when I ...
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Lists included in an App for SharePoint 2013

I've seen that when I create an Autohosted App for SharePoint 2013 (or any other type of Apps), I'm then able to add a new item to the SharePoint Project such as a List. I can then add/edit/delete ...
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How to upload image file into the SharePoint 2010 picture library using javascript

I need to upload image file to SharePoint 2010 picture library using javascript. The requirement is: We have File Upload control Ee have to upload image file from that file upload control My code ...
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JavaScript SP.CamlQuery() return DateTime fields with offset (in my case +11 hours)

JavaScript SP.CamlQuery() return DateTime fields with offset (in my case +11 hours). In standart Display/Edit forms and views display correct DateTime. How to get correct DateTime via SP.CamlQuery()? ...
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Is it possible to create custom field control and custom edit forms for sharepoint online?

Is it possible to create custom field control and custom edit forms for sharepoint online? Would like to do the same as explained in http://bit.ly/yoON5T but instead for sharepoint online. Point is ...